Increased weight loss with risk factor management associated with greater atrial fibrillation freedom.
More major bleeding seen at maximal activated clotting time greater than 290 seconds.
Vivio can accurately detect cardiac dysfunction in anthracycline-exposed childhood cancer survivors
Perioperative red blood cell transfusion linked to increased adjusted odds of VTE, DVT, PE
The United States Preventive Services Task Force does not recommend screening with resting or exercise electrocardiography in asymptomatic individuals at low risk for cardiovascular disease events.
Long-term mortality elevated even for mild defects; overall survival improved over time
Alcohol consumption may be inversely related to nonfatal CHD risk but positively correlated with risks for other stroke subtypes.
Risk of cardiovascular outcomes was greatest for those with the most active atopic eczema.
The American College of Cardiology, along with several other cardiology societies, have updated guidelines on best practices for improving safety when using ionizing radiation during cardiovascular imaging.
Most of the increased risk can be attributed to increased prevalence of known risk factors.
Risk-standardized mortality rates vary considerably across Veterans Affairs Medical Centers
Reduction in relative amplitude tied to higher risk of lifetime major depressive disorder, bipolar disorder
Patients with resolved atrial fibrillation have an increased risk for stroke or transient ischemic attack.
But use of the app not linked to a change in systolic blood pressure in poorly controlled hypertension
Fifty-six percent of men, 47% of women filled high-intensity statin after myocardial infarction
In the US Burden of Disease Report, the leading causes of death were ischemic heart disease, lung cancer, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, Alzheimer's disease, and colorectal cancer while the leading causes of disability were low back pain, major depressive disorder, and diabetes.
Benefits seen in markers of cardiometabolic disease, including insulin sensitivity
Described as death within an hour of onset of any symptom
Aside from age, other high mortality factors included left ventricular dysfunction, atrial fibrillation, COPD, and diabetes.
According to research presented at the 2018 American Heart Association's Epidemiology and Prevention/Lifestyle and Cardiometabolic Health Scientific Sessions in New Orleans.
The world's smallest mechanical heart valve was approved by the FDA for newborns and young infants with heart defects.
Aortic aneurysm risks are significantly elevated in patients taking fluoroquinolone.
Collaborative care intervention does not improve health in chronic heart failure, but alleviates depression and fatigueMarch 07, 2018
Collaborative Care to Alleviate Symptoms and Adjust to Illness, a collaborative care intervention combining symptom and psychosocial care, did not improve heart failure-specific health status in chronic heart disease, compared to usual care.
Low-risk acute coronary syndrome patients may require fewer referrals for invasive coronary angiography if they had initial noninvasive testing such as stress echocardiography or cardiovascular magnetic resonance.
There is a significant association between varicose veins and an increased risk for deep venous thrombosis and possible associations with pulmonary embolism and peripheral artery disease, though results are still unclear.
Obesity is affiliated with elevated morbidity, cardiovascular disease related mortality, and shorter longevity compared with individuals with a normal body mass index.
Cancer history has an important impact on mortality independent of cardiovascular risk factors.
Undergoing cardiac surgery during the influenza season is associated with increased likelihood of development of acute respiratory distress syndrome.
Patients diagnosed with PFO prior to noncardiac surgery have an elevated ischemic stroke risk.
Breastfeeding duration and frequency may help reduce hypertension risks.